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Character is power.
232
The welfare of the people is the ultimate law.
208
The strictest law often causes the most serious wrong.
339
The will to do springs<br /> from the knowledge that<br /> we can do. Belief always<br /> precedes action
302
The name of peace is sweet, and the thing itself is beneficial, but there is a great difference between peace and servitude. Peace is freedom in tranquillity, servitude is the...
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The man who backbites an absent friend, nay, who does not stand up for him when another blames him, the man who angles for bursts of laughter and for the repute of a wit, who can...
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The first duty of a man is the seeking after and the investigation of truth.
Anthony Robbins
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The only real security in<br /> life comes from knowing<br /> that every single day you<br /> are improving yourself in<br /> some way.
284
The evil implanted in man by nature spreads so imperceptibly, when the habit of wrong-doing is unchecked, that he himself can set no limit to his shamelessness.
271
The absolute good is not a matter of opinion but of nature.
435
Your work is to discover<br /> your work, and then with<br /> all your heart to give<br /> yourself to it.
221
Such praise coming from so degraded a source, was degrading to me, its recipient.
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When you doubt yourself<br /> you doubt everyone else<br /> as well. What is thought<br /> to be fear of others is<br /> really distrust of self
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Strain every nerve to gain your point.
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Reason should direct and appetite obey.
235
Our thoughts are free.
150
Our span of life is brief, but is long enough for us to live well and honestly.
382
You see things; and you<br /> say "Why?" But I dream<br /> things that never were;<br /> and I say "Why not?"
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Not to know what has been transacted in former times is to be always a child. If no use is made of the labors of past ages, the world must remain always in the infancy of...
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No one can speak well, unless he thoroughly understands his subject.